Tagged: camden

Arkadelphia, Camden Wait for Chinese Firm To Put Plans to Paper

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/4/2013 12:00 am

When word went out that Gov. Beebe was about to announce a $1 billion investment in Arkansas, some in south Arkansas were surprised that it turned out to be a steel mill in Osceola -- not a Chinese wood pulp mill at Camden or Arkadelphia.

Discover Arkansas: Find Yourself at Home in The Natural State

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/23/2012 12:00 am

There is a place for everyone in Arkansas, a 176-year-old state with a history and culture as colorful and diverse as its physical landscape. The deep woods of the Ozark Mountains, the wide-open farmlands of the Delta, the slow pace of small-town life or the conveniences and attractions of the big city — Arkansas has it all, including an endless supply of great food, good music, festivals, fishing, hunting, hiking and other recreational activities.

Discover Arkansas: The Timberlands

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/11/2011 12:00 am

Timber continues to be a major component of the economy, although papermaking has largely replaced lumber as the principal industry. Paper mills can be found in Ashdown, Crossett and Pine Bluff.

Missile Plant Misses Arkansas Target; Jobless Benefits to Flow Again

by Mark Carter 7/21/2010 12:01 pm

Arkansas missed out on a project that would've brought many jobs and a new 70,000-SF facility to Camden, and Democrats in D.C. broke free of a GOP filibuster and voted to restore unemployment benefits to 2.5 million Americans.